Business Administration

Carleton University

M.B.A. On Campus
16 months
28500 CAD/year
9232 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The Business Administration program from Carleton University delivers a high quality management education with award-winning faculty delivering a challenging program that showcases the latest management tools and best practices, combined with real-world solutions.


The Business Administration program from Carleton University offers an integrated core curriculum, complemented by specialization in Business Analytics. The Sprott MBA core courses cover a cross-section of business disciplines to give students a foundation of integrated knowledge and skills needed to identify and solve complex management problems.

Capital Advantage

Located in Canada’s capital of Ottawa, provides access to an unparalleled international network of government departments, global enterprises, NGOs, embassies and high commissions. Many career opportunities are just down the road.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Statistics for Managers
  • Business Ethics
  • Managerial Economics
  • Financial Management
  • Corporate Finance
  • International Business
  • Fundamentals of IT Service Management
  • Managing People and Organizations
  • Modeling Business Decisions
  • Operations Management
  • Corporate and Business Strategy.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 16 months

Start dates & application deadlines




45 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Four-year Bachelor’s degree with an overall cumulative grade point average of a “B” which is the equivalent of 8.0/12 on Carleton’s scale. The CGPA calculation will be based on all four years of study.
  • Two academic recommendations from Professors are required unless the candidate meets the work experience criteria, as defined in the “Application Process” section,  in which professional references may then be substituted.
  • The Sprott School requires that all applicants submit a GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test) with a minimum score of 550 or an equivalent GRE (Graduate Record Exam) score.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28500 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28500 CAD per year and a duration of 16 months.
  • National

    9232 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9232 CAD per year and a duration of 16 months.
  • National: $9,232 – $11,666
  • International: $28,500 – $29,774


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Updated over a year ago

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Business Administration
Carleton University


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